Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.1208.5)

SBC LTER: CTD cross-sections (top 120m) from UNOLS Cruises in the Santa Barbara Channel: LTER08, 2003-10-08 to 2003-10-17

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Data Set General Information:
Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.1208.5 (in the knb Catalog System)
Alternate Identifier: DOI: 10.6073/pasta/660bac64ec8b5c37e6bbc1c2decf7a4a
Alternate Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.1208

The data described here were collected on LTER08 which took place from 2003-10-08 to 2003-10-17 on the RV Pt. Sur. Cruises have been conducted in the Santa Barbara Channel, California, USA, 3-4 times per year since March, 2001 and are approximately 7 days in length.

Towed CTD package

Two-dimensional sections of oceanic constituents are recorded in the top 120m with an undulating towed CTD scanning system (Triaxis) on both along shore and cross-channel transects.

Short Name: Towed vehicle data from cruise LTER08
Publication Date: 2010-06-14
Language: english
Time Period:
Detailed Data Description and Download:
Surface to ~120m undulating CTD profiles from towed CTD package
Map showing track of Pt. Sur towed/undulating CTD data on cruise 08
People and Organizations:
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Contact: Information Manager, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER [  email ]
Organization Santa Barbara Coastal LTER
Owner: Brzezinski, Mark Allen 
Owner: Carlson, Craig A 
Owner: Siegel, David A 
Owner: Washburn, Libe 
Associate: Gotschalk, Chris (Data analyst)
Associate: Jones, Janice L (Technician, analyst)
Associate: Salazar, David (Field technician)

Data Set Citation

How to cite this data set: Brzezinski, M. A. , CA. Carlson, DA. Siegel and L. Washburn. 2010. SBC LTER: CTD cross-sections (top 120m) from UNOLS Cruises in the Santa Barbara Channel: LTER08, 2003-10-08 to 2003-10-17. Santa Barbara Coastal LTER. doi:10.6073/pasta/660bac64ec8b5c37e6bbc1c2decf7a4a

Key Words and Terms

By Thesaurus:
LTER, Santa Barbara Coastal
Ocean_biogeochemistry, UNOLS_cruises
Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity Marine, Temperature
GCMD v6. Earth Science: Oceans Attenuation/Transmission, Density, Fluorescence, Oxygen, Potential Density, Pressure, Salinity, Water Temperature

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